PPS Webinars

The NYP PPS is pleased to host a monthly webinar series on topics that are of interest to the NYP PPS and the larger community as it relates to Medicaid reform. Please find here a listing of webinars that have been hosted to date along with corresponding materials and recordings. If you have suggestions for webinar topics, please e-mail us at ppsmembership@nyp.org.

Upcoming Webinars! Register Now

Society, Culture and Race in Clinical Care

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 from 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST

The first installment of the NYP PPS Cultural Competency and Health Literacy 5-part webinar series will provide important tips on engaging in culturally competent care, understanding social and environmental barriers to health and wellness, and facilitating shared decision making in treatment planning. This presentation will be led by Bradley Matthys Moore, PhD, Research and Partnerships Manager at The Lenox Hill Neighborhood House.


An Overview of the Health Home Serving Children

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST

Please join us on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST to learn about The Collaborative for Children and Families Health Homes Serving Children (CCF). This information session will provide an overview of the role of the Children’s Health Home initiative by the New York State Department of Health as well as the services provided, criteria for eligibility and the referral process. CCF Health Home is the designated Health Home Serving Children for the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital (NYPH).

This webinar will feature Jodi Saitowitz, LCSW, Executive Director of The Collaborative for Children and Families.

Maria Moreno, Manager of Integrated Delivery System Development in the Department of Community and Population Health at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, will co-moderate this presentation. She will be available to answer any questions regarding NYPH’s new role as a downstream provider in the Health Home.


Health Literacy and Teach-Back Techniques: Overcoming Barriers to Adherence

Thursday, April 20, 2017 from 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST

The second installment of the series will feature Dodi Meyer, MD, Director of Community Pediatrics and Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Columbia University Medical Center, and Emelin Martinez, Program Manager for the Health Education and Adult Literacy (HEAL) Program and Reach Out & Read at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. Combining health literacy concepts with the Teach-Back method, this presentation will provide techniques of how to incorporate appropriate health literacy practices into various methods of communication with patients and clients as well as practical tools to help care providers adopt these tips into their workflows.


Past Webinars

Pharmacotherapy for Tobacco Cessation: Practice & Policy – March 22, 2017

Maximize Cultural Competency in Care Delivery: An Introduction to Quality Interactions Resource Center (QIRC) – March 17, 2017

Welcome to the Era of Patient Experience – January 26, 2017

Alternative Tobacco Products: Overview, Regulations and Use in NYC – January 11, 2017

Introduction to Collaborative Care – November 22, 2016

Tobacco Cessation in the NYP PPS: Evidence-Based Approaches for Treating Tobacco Use – October 26, 2016

The Role of the Community Health Worker - September 26, 2016

Healthify 101 - August 10, 2016

NYC Housing 101 - July 26, 2016

An Overview of Palliative Care - May 10, 2016

NYP PPS Funds Flow - March 29, 2016

An Overview of RHIOs and Healthix - February 23, 2016

Patient-Centered Medical Home & Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment Program Alignment - January 28, 2016

The 5 Ws of DSRIP - January 26, 2016

This webinar was intended to address the who, what, when, where and why of DSRIP. During the webinar, Isaac Kastenbaum, Director of DSRIP Programs at NYP, discussed the history, implementation and current status of DSRIP as a New York State Medicaid reform initiative.